Once he steps down as president of Brandeis, Jehuda Reinharz will become president of the Mandel Foundation, an internationally recognized philanthropy that provides leadership to non-profits in the United States and Israel. Morton L. Mandel, foundation chairman and chief … [Read more...] about Reinharz to Head Mandel Foundation
from The Chronicle of Philanthropy: Economy Still at Top of Fund Raisers' Worries, Survey Finds Fifty-seven percent of charities raised less money last year than in 2008 - or had flat returns - according to a study released today by the Association of Fundraising … [Read more...] about 2009: Mixed Messages on Giving
Gary Rosenblatt writing in The Jewish Week: Younger Leaders Seen Less Bound By Traditional Ties Study presented at Jewish Funders Network finds little consensus on establishment values. ... The lively plenary was part of a three-day conference sponsored by the Jewish … [Read more...] about Jewish Giving: Is the Glass Half-Full?
Speaking at the Jewish Funders Network Conference today in Phoenix, Arizona, Irina Nevzlin, president of the Nadav Foundation said, "The new generation of Jewish leaders is very creative and trying to incorporate their philosophy and ideology while looking for their own meaning … [Read more...] about Criticism of Israel by Young American Jews is a Good Sign
At the March of the Living, Natan Sharansky delivered the following remarks earlier today: We have come here today to remember. But it is easy to forget. The last thing they saw was the gas chambers. We see the blossoming flowers and the lush forest that surrounds … [Read more...] about Sharansky: Those Who Died Are Not Forgotten